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Food & Beverage Purchasing Manager

Permanent

  • Corporate Office London
  • London
  • Skills
  • Reporting
  • Forecasting Market Trends
  • Leadership
  • Data Analytics

£ 36000 - 36000

per annum

Fantastic Opportunity in Head Office at Metropolitan Gaming.

We have a fantastic opportunity for an F&B Purchasing Manager to join us in Head Office.

This is a rare and exciting opportunity to join Metropolitan Gaming, one of the fastest growing casino businesses in the UK.

Our Food & Beverage services complement our business and define us with quality products for our guests that visit all our UK venues.

If you're looking for a role that is challenging but rewarding, then look no further. We have the perfect job for you!

What you will be great at:

  • Develop, lead, and execute purchasing strategies
  • Track and report key functional metrics to reduce expenses and improve effectiveness
  • Craft negotiation strategies and close deals with optimal terms
  • Partner with stakeholders to ensure clear requirements documentation
  • Forecast price and market trends to identify changes of balance in buyer-supplier power
  • Perform cost and scenario analysis, and benchmarking
  • Seek and partner with reliable vendors and suppliers
  • Determine quantity and timing of deliveries
  • Monitor and forecast upcoming levels of demand
  • Bespoke project work when it arises to support the Group F&B Manager

Required Skills and Experience:

  • Proven working experience as purchasing manager or assistant manager
  • Minimum 2-year previous experience within similar role
  • Familiarity with sourcing and vendor management
  • Ability to negotiate and network
  • Working experience of B2B systems (we use Access Procure Wizard for F&B)
  • Ability to gather and analyse data and to work with figures
  • Solid judgement along with decision making skills
  • Strong leadership capabilities

Please Note: You must be aged 18 or over and have the right to work in the UK.

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